Navy in the process of developing an unmanned “Ghost Fleet”


The U.S. Navy is hoping shipbuilders can give it ideas for a fleet of large unmanned surface vessels to create a “Ghost Fleet.” Known as the Large Unmanned Surface Vehicle program, the ships will have to be modular and... Read more

U.S. adding to its missile defense system by buying ‘iron dome’


The U.S. Army is taking a step in the right direction when it comes... Read more

Race to the finish: U.S. in dead heat with China as both develop cloud-computing network


As the Pentagon prepares for a joint cloud-computing network with either Amazon or Microsoft,... Read more

Congress set to approve Space Force next month, hold up centers around name


The long-awaited U.S. Space Force may soon have Congressional approval, making it the newest... Read more

Navy switching out touchscreen for manual controls for destroyers after USS John McCain collision


The U.S. Navy is knocking certain technologies down a peg in their fleet of... Read more
U.S. puts Russia, China, and North Korea on notice with cruise missile test, first in 30 years
Jesse Johnson Japan Times, Tokyo The U.S. military has conducted a flight test of a type of missile banned...
New Report: China could cripple the U.S. military in the Pacific “within hours” if war breaks out

New Report: China could cripple the U.S. military in the Pacific “within hours” if war breaks out

Jesse Johnson Japan Times, Tokyo China’s growing military power in Asia could have “dire consequences” for the U.S.-led regional...

U.S. military now needs permission from Iraqi PM before it can provide air support to ground troops

U.S. military now needs permission from Iraqi PM before it can provide air support to ground troops

dpa, Hamburg, Germany All military planes will need authorization from Iraqi Prime Minister Abdel Abdel-Mahdi to fly in Iraqi...

Navy in the process of developing an unmanned “Ghost Fleet”

Navy in the process of developing an unmanned “Ghost Fleet”

The U.S. Navy is hoping shipbuilders can give it ideas for a fleet of large unmanned surface vessels to...

Army announces more deployments, sending two brigades to Afghanistan & Europe

Army announces more deployments, sending two brigades to Afghanistan & Europe

Rose L. Thayer Stars and Stripes Army units from Texas, Georgia and New York are deploying to Europe and...

Bahrain strengthens defense with purchase of Patriot missile system from U.S.

Bahrain strengthens defense with purchase of Patriot missile system from U.S.

Joshua Karsten Stars and Stripes Bahrain has signed an agreement to purchase the Patriot air and missile defense system,...

40-year-old A-10 Thunderbolts get new wings as Air Force continues to look for a permanent replacement

40-year-old A-10 Thunderbolts get new wings as Air Force continues to look for a permanent replacement

Maintainers have installed new wings to the venerable A-10 Thunderbolt, effectively breathing new life into a platform that is...

President Trump wants to buy Greenland for its resources & military position

President Trump wants to buy Greenland for its resources & military position

dpa U.S. President Donald Trump has repeatedly expressed interest in buying the entire island of Greenland “with varying degrees...

Security expert: U.S. will move more soldiers to South Pacific to counter Chinese activity

Security expert: U.S. will move more soldiers to South Pacific to counter Chinese activity

Seth Robson Stars and Stripes Concerns about Chinese efforts to build influence in the South Pacific will likely spur...

U.S. adding to its missile defense system by buying ‘iron dome’

U.S. adding to its missile defense system by buying ‘iron dome’

The U.S. Army is taking a step in the right direction when it comes to shooting down a cruise...

Race to the finish: U.S. in dead heat with China as both develop cloud-computing network

Race to the finish: U.S. in dead heat with China as both develop cloud-computing network

As the Pentagon prepares for a joint cloud-computing network with either Amazon or Microsoft, the DoD is vigilantly watching...

U.K. releases seized Iranian tanker despite U.S. demands not to

U.K. releases seized Iranian tanker despite U.S. demands not to

An Iranian oil tanker seized by British Royal Marines off the coast of Gibraltar in July has been released,...

Florida official: “Bad things can happen” during 2020 election if U.S. doesn’t do more

Florida official: “Bad things can happen” during 2020 election if U.S. doesn’t do more

Anthony Man Sun Sentinel Broward Supervisor of Elections Peter Antonacci said Wednesday that a determined effort to hack elections...

Most C-130 Hercules back in the air after they were grounded for inspections

Most C-130 Hercules back in the air after they were grounded for inspections

Corey Dickstein Stars and Stripes The Air Force has resumed flights of almost three-quarters of the transport planes that...

Military officials warn Congress that Russia & China could soon take over as the dominate powers in Africa

Military officials warn Congress that Russia & China could soon take over as the dominate powers in Africa

As China and Russia increase their respective influences in Africa, the United States is watching with a keen eye-...

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